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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harold Kim
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Pain: The overwhelming symptom is of pain, whether the back or chest. If is of a severe, sharp nature. Otherwise, symptoms related to reduced blood flow ca ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
50 years experience Cardiology
Dissection: read this: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000181.htm
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shane Parmer
22 years experience Vascular Surgery
Sure: Typically in the young if a dissection is considered it is related to trauma or a congenital connective tissue disease such as ehler's danlos or marfa ... Read More
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Dr. Trent Proffitt
23 years experience Vascular Surgery
Yes: If associated with inheritable collagen diseases. However, it is usually related to elevated blood pressure.
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